The Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI) student congress was held at NUI Galway on April 7th and 8th of this year and MU was well represented in terms of quality research presentations.
Date: Wednesday, 17 May 2017
The Department of Psychology is pleased to announce that a departmental PhD Studentship will be available for one student intending to commence PhD or PhD-track studies in September 2017. Full time research degree students commencing a programme of study in September 2017, and who have a relevant first class or 2.1 honours in their primary degree, or have a relevant Master’s degree, are eligible to apply for studentship support in the department. Students who have fees paid from external sources are generally not eligible to apply.
Date: Thursday, 27 April 2017
The research of four final year students from Maynooth University was chosen for oral presentation and the group travelled with hopes of taking home some accolades from our UK counterparts. Selected for her highly commended work on the topic of ‘Self-Esteem, Self-Concept and Body Image in Adolescents with and without Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus’ Niamh Doody did the honours for the Department for Psychology.
Date: Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Padraic Fleming, a fourth year SPHeRE scholar based in the Mental Health and Social Research Unit (MHSRU), Maynooth University Department of Psychology, was recently appointed by the Minister of State for Disabilities, Finian McGrath, to the government’s new Task Force on Personalised Budgets.
Date: Thursday, 29 September 2016
View Richard Roche's Ignite talk at the Science Gallery tent in Mindfield at Electric Picnic 2016
Date: Thursday, 15 September 2016
The Department of Psychology is pleased to announce that a departmental PhD Graduate Teaching Studentship will be available for one student intending to commence PhD or PhD-track studies in October 2016.
Date: Monday, 12 September 2016
The Psychology Class of 2016 graduated on Thursday September 8th at a conferring ceremony in the Aula Maxima.
Date: Friday, 09 September 2016
The Psychology Department's Dr Richard Roche will be speaking at this year's Electric Picnic as part of the Ignite event at the Science Gallery's Mindfield tent.
Date: Thursday, 25 August 2016
One of our current undergraduate students - Niamh Doody (3rd year BSc) - and a 2015 graduate, Aoife Fitzpatrick - have both been highly commended and shortlisted in the final of the Undergraduate Awards 2016.
Date: Monday, 22 August 2016
We are very pleased to extend our congratulations to Ms Christine Mulligan, one of our second year (BA) undergraduate students who was awarded a prestigious Summer Student Scholarship by the Health Research Board (www.hrb.ie) in June of this year. Christine is working under the joint supervision of Dr Kathleen McLoughlin and Dr Sinéad McGilloway of the MHSRU (www.mhsru.com).
Date: Monday, 22 August 2016